Quality Technician in Niles, MI at National Standard

Date Posted: 8/26/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Niles, MI
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/26/2019

Job Description

National Standard has an opening for an experienced Quality Tech. The hours are 7pm-7am with alternating schedule of 36 and 48 hours in a week. Summary: The Quality Tech performs a variety of tests and audits to determine the suitability of processes and/or products. Testing may include mechanical, chemical, physical, spectrochemical and/or others. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Regularly obtain and test samples of products, systems and/or process solutions to verify suitability.
  • Make chemical additions to process tanks to ensure product quality.
  • Follow-up on unusual test results to determine the nature of the non-conformance and correct.
  • Maintain and utilize a database.
  • Perform spectrochemical analysis on wire for alloy verification and/or type checks.
  • Perform atomic absorption analysis for determination of residual levels.
  • Perform necessary analysis on returned material to verify customer complaint.
  • Prepare traceability reports for investigations.
  • Generate corrective actions and prepare corresponding reports as necessary.
  • Prepare wire and rod samples for metallographic examination.
  • Perform product and process audits as necessary.
  • Approve or reject material, both in-process and finished product, based on analysis results.
  • Conduct wire processing experiments.
  • Work with production to help identify and correct any non-conformances.
  • Observe all safety rules.
  • Keep equipment and work area clean and orderly.
  • Perform other tasks and duties assigned. Requirements We offer a competitive wage and complete benefits package including medical, dental, prescription, vision and life insurance, 401(k) and paid holidays. Successful completion of a drug test and complete background check is required before hire. EOE